Natania Barron's Mad Pursuit

Natania Barron's Mad Pursuit

Natania Barron is an award-winning fantasy author with a penchant for witty tales, twisted tropes, wild romances, and magical monsters. Bring a cup of tea, pull up a chair, and prepare for an adventure.


Most Mondays I take to Twitter to talk all things Fashion History. Whether it's the miles of silk in Lady Jessica's golden gown in Dune or muslin from the Dhaka region, or Victorian mourning wear, you never know what you're going to get.


Peruse select destinations around the blog that may pique your interest. Fancy some fashion history? Perhaps some internet memes? Or, you might be looking for a speaker on a specific subject? Do explore!


One of the best ways into world-building is through cloth. Yes, you read that right. Every now and then, I do a deep dive on patterns, textiles, and fabrics that have made our world go 'round so that hopefully you won't ever look at a cushion the same way again.
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House of Memes

Welcome to the Weird and Wonderful House of Memes So, sometimes I make memes that feature fancy people or art, and sometimes they go viral. Other times, not so much. Either way, I’m told it’s...
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Book Natania

Need an expert on fashion, fantasy, and fiction? Natania is available to speak on a number of topics, and has been featured at conventions, academic functions, school events, writing workshops, and more. To check her...
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The most recent updates on what I'm writing, publishing, and working on right now.


Publication updates, upcoming events, and important announcements.

Queen of None is Out Today!

It's been over ten years in the making, but Queen of None is finally here. Read More "Queen of None is Out Today!"

The Mother-Hero in Arthurian Fantasy

Day two of the 12 Knights of Queen of None is all about Anna, Motherhood, and reclaiming the narrative. Read More "The Mother-Hero in Arthurian Fantasy"

Kirkus Reviews on Queen of None

As publication time comes nearer for Queen of None, reviews are coming in! I was thrilled this morning to find the Kirkus Reviews take on... Read More "Kirkus Reviews on Queen of None"

The Faces of Queen of None

When the going gets tough, the writer has some fun with a little distraction. Read More "The Faces of Queen of None"